It wouldn't surprise me at all.Lots of suggestions that someone connected to Trump leaked it on his behalf.
Our Sanctions AddictionIt wouldn't surprise me at all.
In other news it looks like many countries you wouldn't think of as a threat - besides Canada - are getting the sanction treatment, as per the NYTimes:
Trump’s Rougher Edge Complicates Trip by Pompeo and Mattis to India
Among the other challenges are growing trade tensions, American insistence that India suddenly end its huge purchases of Iranian oil, and Washington’s threats to impose sanctions should India continue to purchase Russian military equipment, as India has done for most of its history.
Trump lackeys working overtime to stop him noticing no doubt, because if he puts his oar in again he will absolutely fuck it up like the car-salesman-tier business goof that he's shown himself to be to the big dogs.Looks like a deal expected in the next 48. US ready to bend on Chapter 19